Woman charged with baby girl's death

On August 26 2020, Victoria Police charged a Melbourne woman with homicide following the death of a baby girl.

Police found the unresponsive infant in a Southbank home on July 18 2020.

Paramedics were unsuccessful in attempts to revive the child.

The woman was charged with one count of child homicide and was bailed to appear before Melbourne Magistrates’ Court.

Police have prepared a report on the child’s death for the coroner.